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Rose Mohnsam (#47105797)
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Bio Photo I have been into family history since 1973. I transcribed all cemeteries in town Schleswig, Manitowoc County, WI in 1974.
I am currently working on Calumet County, trying to get all cemeteries transcribed.
If you have corrections or additions to anything I have on please let me know.

Thanks to anyone adding people pictures. Wouldn't it be nice if everyone had a picture.

It is nice to have photos of the cemetery stones, but please don't put in any more than two. I come along with people pictures and can not put them in because the limit has been reached.

I do not take credit for many of the pictures I post here, they are given to me by fellow researchers who want them shared with family members.
If I have any pictures of your family members, you are welcome to use them.
Hint: click on the picture you want, and that will bring up a larger file, and then save it.

I've added a new virtual cemetery -- Cemetery X. In my research I am finding obits for people who have some connections in Calumet County, but I don't know where they are buried.

If you have cemetery stones that need cleaning or repair work on old cemetery stones, Shane Peik, has a Chilton, Wisconsin based service.

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Ron O
Zipperer memorials
Rose, Thanks for all your hard work in "Find A Grave". I sent you an email re: the birthplace of Barbara Baumann Zipperer. I was not expecting the memorials for Martin and Barbara to be put under my maintenance. Was this some kind of automated transfer? If you really want me to maintain these, I will need to know who put the information that is on the site to date so I can put them down as the source. The text that is on the site currently is from another descendent of the Zipperer's not me. Please let me know how you want to proceed on these memorials.

Thanks again,

Ron O.
Added by Ron O on Jul 20, 2017 3:03 PM
Diane Nelson-Roberts
Hello Rose:
I happened across an obituary for Otto Carl RICKMEYER and thought you might like to add it to his Memorial Page.

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The Sheboygan Press, Sheboygan, Sheboygan County, Wisconsin
Monday, January 18, 1943, Page: 2, Column 2
"Former Resident Of This City Is Summoned Today
Otto RICKMEYER, former resident of this city, passed away at 1:30 a.m. today at St. Agnes Hospital, Fond du Lac. Survivors are his wife, Elka Rickmeyer of Brillion; a son Wilbur of Fond du Lac; a sister Mrs. Minnie KRENWINKEL of this city; a brother William of Plymouth; two grandchildren and ten nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister Mrs. F. W. Cooper of this city and a brother. Oscar. Another brother and sister died in infancy.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 1:30 p. m. at the Ballhorn Funeral Chapels and burial will be made in the Johnsonville cemetery."

Thank you for all your dedicated work! Diane Nelson Roberts
Added by Diane Nelson-Roberts on Jul 17, 2017 4:44 PM
Marshall Bruce
Forest Home cemetery
Hi Rose--I'm working on a project to add in all the gravestones for this cemetery and was amazed to see all the photos you have put in. Great job!
I'm curious how you got all these? related?
Added by Marshall Bruce on Jul 10, 2017 8:05 PM
David Kleist
Claus Kleist (Kleist cemetery)
Hello Rose:
My name is David M. Kleist. My sister and I were up in Potter looking for our family's gravesight. We found "Kleist-Krueger" Corner, which we believe still has the active Kleist farms, and some Kleist headstones, but we are looking for the Claus Kleist, and sons, grave sights. Any help in informing us of their location is greatly appreciated!


P.S. If anyone else knows of original Rantoul area resident headstones please contact me!
Added by David Kleist on Jul 09, 2017 7:41 AM
Larry McGrath
John McMullen
Hi Rose,

I see you have posted an obituary for John McMullen (d 5 Apr 1922, bur Saint Mary's Cemetery, Chilton). Can you tell me what newspaper that is from and the date of publication? Thanks,

Larry McGrath
Added by Larry McGrath on Jul 06, 2017 11:20 AM
Kathy W
RE Joseph & Rebecca Nichols
Thank you for transferring them to me! And thank you for all of your work at preserving family history. :)
Added by Kathy W on Jul 05, 2017 8:39 AM
#40791904 John Schroeder
Hello Rose,
Thank you for all your great work through the years. This John is my 2nd great grandfather. Kindly request the transfer of this memorial. Question: his page names New Holstein City Cemetery but his entry does not appear on the cemetery list on your page. Thank you sincerely, Kris Collis
Added by SeeFromTheHeart on Jul 02, 2017 1:21 PM
Georgia Z
Raymond Kleiber photo
Oh, I put in another request for a grave site photo...maybe someone will eventually fulfill the request. I would love to read Raymonds obituary...I am a relative...but not a direct line.
Added by Georgia Z on Jun 27, 2017 1:36 PM
Georgia Z
Raymond Kleiber photo
I received a photo fulfillment email, but there is no photo. Do you still have it or was it a mistake?
Added by Georgia Z on Jun 26, 2017 7:19 PM
Linda Kappell
Sharing pictures
Thank you Rose for adding so many pictures and being willing to share them.
Linda Kappell
Added by Linda Kappell on Jun 18, 2017 4:06 PM
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